The oil contains over 600 antioxidants; it is rich in beta carotene, vitamins B, C, A, E, D, F, fatty acids. Carrot oil returns tone, elasticity to the skin and prevents from the formation of wrinkles. Carrot oil promotes skin tan and reduces harmful UV rays.
Cocoa butter is antioxidant, smooth the skin and makes it elastic, protects against stretch marks during pregnancy, stimulates the production of collagen. Bright cocoa butter is suitable for lip balms, body care products. It is recommended for dehydrated, rough skin.
Almond oil has a special skin softening and moisturizing properties, suitable for all skin types. It helps to soothe irritated skin, relieves inflammation and itching, and is especially recommended for dehydrated or irritated skin. Sweet almond oil nourishes and softens hair and tips, makes hair grow long, strong and thick.
Jojoba oil contains acids whose characteristics are similar to human skin oil (sebum). This oil moisturizes skin, restores elasticity and softness, pure oil can be used for dry, scaly skin. Jojoba oil makes hair shine, moisturizes the scalp and helps prevent dandruff.
Lithuanian sea buckthorn oil is rich in natural vitamins: C, E, B1 and B2, omega7 acids, trace minerals and beta-carotene. This is an excellent antioxidant that prevents the formation of wrinkles and skin dryness. It soothes irritations, skin rashes and reduces redness. The oil treats acne, wounds, burns (and the sun), and other skin diseases. It is suitable for all skin types.
Calendula fitolis is suitable for all skin types but especially recommended for dry skin. The oil is extremely valuable for treatment the different skin injuries – wounds, scars, burns, inflammation. Calendula oil is an effective aid to regenerate tissues. The regular use of the oil deeply cleanses the skin and protects against premature aging, thinning and drying out.
Tamanu oil promotes the formation of new tissues and growth of healthy skin. The oil helps to restore, regenerate skin cells and eliminates small scars. Tamanu oil is one of the most effective natural oils which regenerates and treats the skin, reduces wrinkles. This oil prevents the appearance of stretch marks.
Rosehip oil is excellent for all skin types and especially beneficial for mature skin because the oil reduces wrinkles and prevents premature signs of aging. Rosehip oil moisturizes the skin and promotes its elasticity. It is recommended for pregnant women because the oil prevents the appearance of stretch marks and promotes skin’s elasticity and firmness.
Sesame oil easily absorbs into the skin, therefore, it is recommended for aromatherapy massages. Sesame seed oil is rich with vitamin E, which protects the skin from harmful environmental factors and prevents from signs of aging. It is suitable for all skin types.
Raspberry seed oil is extremely rich in omega-3 (~ 30%) and omega-6 (~ 54%), fatty acids, vitamins E and A. Oil is suitable for sensitive, rashes, eczema or psoriasis affected skin, as has a strong anti-inflammatory and regenerative properties. It protects against harmful UVA and UVB rays of the sun, creating an even 28-50 SPF protection.
The word "oil" is mostly associated with food and cooking, kitchen or relaxing massages. Organic oils and their usage in cosmetics have been unfairly undervalued a long time ago. Knowledge about different oils and their positive qualities might create the finest and most natural body care products for all skin types.
Unrefined organic oils can replace the traditional face creams, eye balms and hair care products! Carefully selected and tested high-quality cold-pressed organic vegetable oils, particularly those which are best suited for use in cosmetics can be found in Bio-cosmetics Academy.